For the ninth year in a row, The Princeton Review has named Western Illinois University a "Best Midwestern College." Learn more...
For the fifth consecutive year, WIU has been named a "Military Friendly School." The list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools that are doing the most to embrace America's military service members, veterans and spouses as students and ensure their success on campus - "2014 G.I. Jobs Guide to Military Friendly Schools," Victory Media.
For the fourth consecutive year, WIU has been selected as a "Best for Vets College" by Military Times EDGE magazine. Western, ranked 37th, is one of two Illinois four-year universities in the top 50.